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Why Every Fireplace Needs a Tune Up

Why Every Fireplace Needs a Tune Up

If you look at your fireplace, you might question why you need to have a tune up every other year, or even every year. After all, why can’t you just let it run to the end of its life and then buy something new? While you can do just that, it is not the recommended […]

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention – 5 Tips

According to the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs website, more than 50 people die each year of carbon monoxide poisoning in Canada. Hundreds more will be poisoned by this molecule. There are simple precautions that can be taken to minimize the chances of this happening to you or your family, and really, what is more […]

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Tip or Treat – Saving Energy on Halloween

The Weather Network is predicting snow for Halloween this year! Boo, That’s Scary. For most this means that the trick or treaters will be wearing layers of warm clothing underneath their costumes. What does this mean for you homeowners out there trying to preserve energy on this cold night. With the door opening and closing […]

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10 Myths about Carbon Monoxide

As you may or may not have heard, carbon monoxide detectors/alarms are now mandatory in households across Ontario. As mentioned in our previous blog seen HERE. The top 10 myths and misconceptions about carbon monoxide are listed below for your safety: MYTH Carbon monoxide can be dangerous at high levels but is normally harmless. TRUTH […]

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How a stick of incense could save your life! Carbon Monoxide Test

Hogg Tips – How a stick of incense could save your life! Carbon Monoxide Test

If you own a gas-powered furnace or water heater there needs to be the proper amount of air for correct exhaustion. Some households can be too airtight and this can produce back drafting, which means flue gases are being sucked down the furnace or chimney. These gases can be very deadly and allow carbon monoxide […]

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Recall on Lennox and Superior Brand Fireplaces

This recall involves natural gas or propane Lennox and Superior brand fireplaces with the following model and serial numbers: Lennox model numbers include: ELDV LDV MLBV-40 MLDVT MPB MPD MPDP RHAP54 SYM Superior model numbers include: SDV SLDVT SLBV Serial numbers have 10 digits starting with: 6412D4 6412E4 6412F4 6412G4 6412H4 6412D7 6412E7 6412F7 6412G7 […]

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